Exterior view of a blue 2020 Toyota Highlander driving through three road conditions

How Powerful and Fuel-Efficient is the 2020 Toyota Highlander Engine?

2020 Toyota Highlander Performance Specifications and Fuel Economy Ratings

The 2020 Toyota Highlander is one of the best three-row SUV models currently available in the automotive industry! In addition to its very spacious interior, the 2020 Toyota Highlander also offers great engine performance and fuel economy as well! Join the staff here at Baierl Toyota today as we take a closer look at the performance specifications and fuel economy ratings offered by the 2020 Toyota Highlander!

2020 Toyota Highlander Engine Performance Specifications

The 2020 Toyota Highlander comes standard with a 3.5L V6 engine under its hood. This engine allows the 2020 Highlander to achieve terrific performance output. The 3.5L V6 engine is able to generate 295 horsepower and up to 263 pound-feet of torque. The 2020 Toyota Highlander engine offers both FWD and AWD drivetrains and an 8-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission.

Exterior view of a white 2020 Toyota Highlander towing a boat
Exterior view of the front of a red 2020 Toyota Highlander

2020 Toyota Highlander Fuel Economy Ratings and Driving Range

The fuel economy ratings offered by the 2020 Highlander do vary slightly between the FWD and AWD models the SUV offers. The AWD system comes with additional weight, which slightly reduces the fuel economy ratings that AWD models are able to achieve. FWD models of the 2020 Toyota Highlander are able to achieve fuel economy ratings of 21 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway, while AWD models achieve 20 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway.

The driving range for the 2020 Toyota Highlander and its 17.9-gallon fuel tank are as follows:

  • City Driving Range (FWD): 375.9 Miles
  • Highway Driving Range (FWD): 519.1 Miles
  • City Driving Range (AWD): 358.0 Miles
  • Highway Driving Range (AWD): 483.3 Miles

If you would like to learn more about the 2020 Toyota Highlander and its excellent combination of performance output and fuel economy ratings, then you should contact the staff here at Baierl Toyota today!


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